Walmart's Store No 8 buys VR startup Spatialand
Walmart Inc.’s technology incubator, Store No 8, has purchased virtual reality startup Spatialand to build VR products for the retailer’s stores and websites.
Spatialand, which worked with Store No 8 on a VR project last year, is a software platform that helps create virtual reality experiences.
Store No 8 principal Katie Finnegan will serve interim chief executive of the new VR company, Walmart's tech incubator said in a blog post on Monday. bit.ly/2se266I
Spatialand’s Kim Cooper and Store No 8 consultant Jeremy Welt will assume senior roles in the new firm, it said.